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Everything You’ve Always Wanted to Know About Affirmative Action
August 10, 2017

The topic of affirmative action isn’t exactly a new one. But it was thrust into the spotlight again earlier this month. Wondering what all the fuss is about? Read on for everything you’ve always wanted to know about affirmative action. 


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Top 5 Books to Read Before You Study in Finland
July 21, 2017
Earlier this year we detailed seven can’t-miss Finnish movies in honor of the country’s centennial celebration. Next up as we draw closer to the 100th anniversary of Finland becoming an independent state on December 6, 1917? A round-up of five must-reads books.

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The Master in Management: Analytical or Creative?
July 14, 2017
Think a Master of Business Administration (MBA) is your only choice if you’re looking to position yourself for a successful career in business? Think again. In fact, another degree is coming on strong with many aspiring future business leaders: The Master in Management (MIM). But choosing to d...

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Why Are Summer Internships Important?
July 6, 2017
Ahh, summer.  Time for that internship, right?  Right.  If you missed your chance this summer, there’s always next year.  Let’s take a look at six reasons that summer internships may be critical to your success after graduation.

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How to Prepare for a Master’s Degree in Management
June 30, 2017
If you’ve always wanted to go to business school but aren’t sure an MBA is right for you, consider a Master in Management, or MIM.  What makes it different from the MBA?  A MIM is an ideal route for recent or soon-to-be graduates.  MIM degrees can also be specialized ...

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Six Smart Side Gigs for Job Hunters
June 22, 2017
Just because you haven’t landed your dream job yet doesn’t mean you can’t earn enough to support yourself while you look. In fact, a number of part-time and decent-paying side gigs are out there, including the following six picks:

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Everything You’ve Always Wanted to Know About Machine Learning
June 19, 2017
Machine learning is widely considered to be one of today’s hottest fields. But many of today’s students are unaware of what machine learning is and why it matters so much. Wondering whether you’ve got a future in machine learning? Here’s a closer look at this increasingly imp...

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6 Books to Read After Grad School
June 15, 2017
You read all the time in graduate school because you had to.  Now you have the luxury of reading for pleasure.  Unsure where to start?  Take a look at our list of 6 must-reads that every graduate should read.  Pick one, curl up, and dig in.

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What Does the UK General Election Mean for Students?
June 8, 2017
UK citizens head to the polls today...again.  If you don't know why, read on for a quick overview of the snap election and what it means for students in the UK and abroad.

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What You Need to Know About an Academic Paper
June 2, 2017
One of the biggest boons to your academic life?  Publication.  That’s right: we’re talking about writing an academic paper.  Don’t be put off by the task.  With the right guidance and the right project, you can and should publish an academic paper.  Here&rs...

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February 19, 2018

Earlier this month, the international community helped raise $2.7 billion for the Global Partnership for International Education, an international edu...


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February 15, 2018

Funding challenges and an exodus of researchers have left science in Brazil in a precarious position. Now comes news of a bright spot: the country has...


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February 8, 2018

Oxford University took controversial measures to correct a gender gap in math and computer science exam results: Students were given 15 extra minutes ...